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Let’s Celebrate Amelia Earhart’s Accomplishments in Honor of Her Birthday

Let’s Celebrate Amelia Earhart’s Accomplishments in Honor of Her Birthday

Just who is Amelia Earhart and why might we be interested? Ms. Earhart was born on July 24, 1897, and she was a pioneer in aviation and in women’s rights. Known for being the first female pilot to fly across the Atlantic, she set an example for generations to come.  Today marks this extraordinary woman’s

Join Us in Celebrating Disneyland’s Birthday with These Fun Facts That May Be of Interest to Us

Join Us in Celebrating Disneyland’s Birthday with These Fun Facts That May Be of Interest to Us

Here are some interesting tidbits that we’d like to share about Disneyland. Disney is an international name recognized by billions of people across the world. From cartoons to full-length films to theme parks, Disney has built an entertainment empire. The first Disney park opened on July 17, 1955. Join us in learning more about the

Cheers to National Mojito Day! Join Us in Learning More About the Mojito

Cheers to National Mojito Day! Join Us in Learning More About the Mojito

Here are a few fun facts about mojitos we’d like to share for National Mojito Day. Summer is here, and it’s time to celebrate. From barbecues to pool parties to backyard soirees, summer is full of entertaining. National Mojito Day on July 11 is the perfect excuse to throw a party (please drink responsibly). We’d

We Invite You to Discover More About the History of Walmart

We Invite You to Discover More About the History of Walmart

Join us in finding out more about the history of Walmart. We live in a consumer’s society. Everything and anything we need, we can buy at our local store. Walmart is perhaps one of the more popular stores to sell everything that we need in one place. In fact, Walmart has become one of the

Let’s Find Out More About the History of the First Ford Made

Let’s Find Out More About the History of the First Ford Made

Join us in learning more about the history and the first Ford that was made. Life as we know it exists with easy access to affordable transportation. With buses and cars on the road, it’s probably difficult for most of us to imagine life any other way. However, most of us understand that such methods

Join Us in Learning More About Philanthropic Efforts of the American Red Cross

Join Us in Learning More About Philanthropic Efforts of the American Red Cross

Here are some facts about the American Red Cross that may not be common knowledge.  The American Red Cross has been a driving force in philanthropic efforts to provide aid to those in need for generations. Since the organization was founded on May 21, 1881, they’ve provided assistance across the nation to numerous disasters. May

Find Out All About the California Gold Rush

All About the California Gold Rush

Learn about the California Gold Rush.   As Californians, we have the Gold Rush to thank for shaping our state’s history. The California Gold Rush, which began in early 1848, brought thousands of hopeful settlers to the region. As a result, the population boomed, and California was on the map. By the end of the